No longer a spirit of fear–even in death

An aortic aneurysm is called a “widowmaker.” An aortic aneurysm is an enlargement of the aorta to greater than 1.5 times normal size… Aortic aneurysms cause weakness in the wall of the aorta and increase the risk of aortic rupture. When rupture occurs, massive internal bleeding results and, unless treated immediately, shock and death can … Continue reading No longer a spirit of fear–even in death